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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.02.2008
Okay who said we don't know anything (or give a damn) about American politics in the West of Ireland?  Alright well maybe nobody has actually said...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.03.2008
Alright, this is it.  I can't do this anymore because nobody gives a hoot about Mary Wilkinson living on the edge of the bog in Ireland.  Nobody...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.04.2008
Great article in The Irish Times newspaper today on Paul Auster.  Apparently he is hoping for an Obama landslide.  It was gratifying to read, here...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.05.2008
What a morning.  I woke up and was half way down the stairs when I felt like the six year old kid I once was, on Christmas morning,  trying to recall...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.06.2008
I walked the dog out along ''the swamp'' this evening.  I don't know why its called ''the swamp'' but figure the location matters, right beside the...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.07.2008
Oh the joy of a quiet house.  A rarity here only occuring once a week, a Friday afternoon, a time I treasure and look forward to no end.  Today is no...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.08.2008
We had a big storm today and the Ash tree is almost bare.  Between the heavy showers we headed for the park to walk the dog. The park is always the...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.09.2008
I was making dinner tonight and thinking about what my life would be like without passion.  Isn't it a wonderful word.  Passion.  It's so smooth and...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.10.2008
This morning I met my friend Liz for coffee at a cafe/bookstore called Tiki, last week it was called Insomnia, far more suitable name.  Tiki sounds...
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mary-wilkinson's picture
Nov.11.2008
Today  My joy today must be the doing of chores with pleasure and without animosity, it must be the breathing of the fresh clear air, it must be the...
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Jun.07.2010
Wish the picture was better, but you get the idea. I’m part of a wonderful gang of authors here in North Carolina, and last night one of our members...
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diane-chamberlain's picture
Sep.26.2010
You know how people say they don’t want to watch sausage being made? Well, I feel as though I invited you, my readers, to watch the writing...
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loren-rhoads's picture
Oct.27.2009
It had to happen. The reading in Half Moon Bay this last Saturday had the smallest audience yet: three (two SOs and a close friend) plus the...
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stephen-evans's picture
Aug.25.2009
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success...
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stephen-evans's picture
Feb.07.2011
A marriage composed of a closed and finite sequence of straight lines.
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stephen-evans's picture
Sep.10.2013
Yeah, it doesn't make sense to me  either.
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stacy-ann-nyikos's picture
Apr.21.2010
I have been thinking long and hard about what happens after I finish grad school in writing. What is the expectation? I'm already published, so it...
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blair-kilpatrick's picture
Dec.25.2009
Christmas was always a big deal in my family.  We were nominally Protestant, so it wasn't an especially religious experience.  But I wouldn't call it...
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mary-lynn-i-archibald's picture
May.08.2009
I've been away for awhile, on both Twitter and Facebook, neither of which I planned to visit on a regular basis, but one does get hooked. If you're...
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mary-lynn-i-archibald's picture
Mar.05.2010
Well, to my surprise, when I advertised my latest book, Accidental Cowgirl, on the new service here at RedRoom, a "Buy" button (one of...
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Red Room Blogs banner photograph (at the top of the page) is of writer Ernest Hemingway with Lady Duff Twysden, Hadley Hemingway, and three unidentified people at a cafe in Pamplona, Spain, during the Fiesta of San Fermin in July 1925; photograph used courtesy of the Ernest Hemingway Collection, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.